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    September 03, 2019

    By the Numbers: Improve Parent Engagement in Rural Districts

    Parent engagement is crucial for student success, both academically and socially. Regardless of family income or background, students whose parents are actively involved in their academics are "more likely to have higher grades and test scores, attend school regularly, have better social skills, show improved behavior, and adapt well to school"(Henderson, A.T., and K.L. Mapp). Rural districts sometimes struggle to maintain ...

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    By Josh Fuller

    Categories: School Districts

    August 27, 2019

    Peachjar Bridges the Communication Gap for High School Families

    High school is a busy, transformative time for teens. High school students need access to programs and resources just as much as younger grades--if not more. Resources like SAT prep classes, college readiness programs, and job fairs are just a few of the resources that help teens succeed as they navigate academics and prepare for adulthood. Peachjar helps high schools across the country connect their students with valuable ...

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    By Cecelia Schwartz

    Categories: School Districts